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March 3, 2021

St Felix’s School Haverhill joins CAFOD’s Walk for Water

  Home learners and pupils in class from St Felix’s School in Haverhill joined the CAFOD Walk for Water this Lent. Jane Crone from CAFOD in […]
March 2, 2021

Bishop Alan joins Europe-wide prayer for Covid victims

Bishop Alan joined bishops celebrating a chain of Masses across Europe during Lent to pray for the victims of the Covid pandemic. The bishops of England […]
March 2, 2021

Norwich parishioner to climb Mt Kilimanjaro for charity

Julia Hull from St George’s parish in Norwich will be climbing Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania in summer 2022 to raise money for charity. Julia Hull is […]
February 26, 2021

Fr Stefan and Fr Luke lead evenings of renewal for Lent

The Diocesan team for renewal in the Holy Spirit is organising two Zoom evenings this Lent, under the title of “Come and See”.  Philip Walters, Chair […]
February 24, 2021

Bishop Alan launches series of Lenten Station Masses

At the first of a series of Lenten Station Masses in Peterborough, Bishop Alan spoke of how the cross is a new beginning for each one […]
February 23, 2021

Bishop Alan welcomes those on journey into Church

At the Rite of Election in St John’s Cathedral, Bishop Alan welcomed Catechumens and Candidates from across the diocese who will be received into the Church at […]
February 18, 2021

Ciaran speaks on Radio Maria about his journey of faith

Ciaran Losasso, leader of the Ignite youth mission, spoke recently on Radio Maria’s Songs in the Wilderness about his favourite music and his journey of faith. […]
February 17, 2021

Catholic course offers hope to troubled marriages

The Catholic charity Retrouvaille is offering an online course this month to help couples who are struggling in their marriage. Rachael Beale reports. Marriage difficulty and […]
February 17, 2021

St John’s Cathedral offers prayer journey through Lent

The Cathedral of St John the Baptist in Norwich will be offering series of Lenten meditations on its Facebook page to guide people through Lent. The […]
February 17, 2021

Newmarket parish supports Covid testing programme

Our Lady Immaculate and St Etheldreda parish in Newmarket has supported the wider health effort by making its church hall available as a Covid rapid testing […]
February 16, 2021

St Mary’s Yarmouth places time capsule in the roof

Taking the opportunity of roof repairs, St Mary’s parish in Great Yarmouth is planting a time capsule to capture a moment in history. “It’s 60 years […]
February 15, 2021

Newmarket parcels project wins Certificate of Merit

The Lord Lieutenant of Suffolk has awarded an ecumenical project in Newmarket a Certificate of Merit for its work to bring food parcels to needy families. […]
February 12, 2021

Tributes to devoted Norwich nurse after Covid tragedy

Tributes have been paid to devoted Norwich nurse, mother and Catholic Cathedral steward Estrella Catalan, who died last Friday at the Norfolk and Norwich hospital where […]
February 11, 2021

Opportunity for home-based training in evangelisation

The Diocese of East Anglia is working with colleagues in the Diocese of Plymouth to offer the Mission Made Possible evangelisation programme.  The seven-week programme includes reading and […]
February 11, 2021

CAFOD supporters are walking for water this Lent

CAFOD supporters from across the Diocese will be walking for water this Lent to support those who must walk for water every day. Jane Crone from […]